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September 4, 2010 5:07:12 PM

CPU: AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Deneb 3.4GHz $164.99
MotherBoard: MSI 870-G45 AM3 AMD 770 ATX AMD Motherboard $69.99
Memory: G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 $83.99
Video Card: XFX HD-583X-ZAFV Radeon HD 5830 1GB 256-bit DDR5 PCI Express 2.1 $209.99
Hard Drive: Western Digital Caviar Blue WD5000AAKS 500GB 7200 RPM $54.99
DVD Drive: LITE-ON Black SATA DVD Writer - Bulk - LightScribe Support $23.99
Case: APEX Vortex 3620 SGCC / ABS ATX Mid Tower Gaming Computer Case $34.99
Power Supply: Cyber Sport GamePWR 850 Watt Power Supply $89.99
OS: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit $99.99

all of this will coast me about $850, including OS and shipping(not monitor, keyboard, mouse, but i already have those) is there anything that dosnt work? any better parts out there for around the same money? and where i can shave a couple of bucks? i need to keep it as close to $850 as i can, i might me able to do another $15-$20 bucks but thats about it. and will it be able to run games like:fallout new vages, fallout 3, obilivion, COD MW2, COD MW1, COD WAW, APB, sims 2, sims 3 on high to highest setting with ok fps? please help, i want to order all the parts in the next 3 to 4 days
September 4, 2010 5:20:49 PM

firefox77 said:
Power Supply: Cyber Sport GamePWR 850 Watt Power Supply $89.99
What do you know about this PSU?
Also... what other graphics options do you have besides the HD 5830? We're used to seeing those cards go for $150~$160.
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September 4, 2010 8:08:01 PM

dont worry about the PSU, ive upgraded to a SILVERSTONE DA750 750W ATX 12V 2.2 & EPS 12V SLI Certified CrossFire Ready Modular Active PFC Power Supply. and as for the video card, what do you mean it goes for $150-$160, if you can, can you please post a link so i can see this?
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September 4, 2010 8:19:50 PM

Are you planning to use two video cards?
If not you don't need a 750W PSU.
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September 4, 2010 8:19:51 PM

Drop the CPU down to a 955 -> invest money into a 5850. 5830 is a crap card.
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September 4, 2010 9:13:14 PM

to WR2: thats the wrong video card, i want to get a XFX card. and how could i get better for $850?
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September 4, 2010 11:46:53 PM

This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Systems by Mousemonkey
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